Fatal crash shuts down part of Lem Turner Road

A deadly crash continues to delay drivers this morning as all lanes of Lem Turner Road remain closed, from Terrell Road to 295.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – At least one person is dead after a car collided with a semi-truck on Lem Turner Road.

Florida Highway Patrol says the accident happened before 4 a.m. Crews say they had to cut the car to get the driver out of it. They also had to put out a fire.

Officials say Lem Turner has been closed from Terrell Road to the I-295 entrance ramp. No word on alternate routes.

News4Jax has a crew on the scene and will continue to update as we learn more.